Imperfect Bifurcation in Structures and Materials

Engineering Use of Group-Theoretic Bifurcation Theory

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ISBN: 978-1-4419-7075-6 (Print) 978-1-4419-7296-5 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xx

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    Book Chapter

    Pages 1-32

    Overview of Book

  3. Imperfect Behavior at Simple Critical Points

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 33-34

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 35-68

      Critical Points and Local Behavior

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 69-86

      Imperfection Sensitivity Laws

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 87-106

      Worst Imperfection (I)

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 107-124

      Random Imperfection (I)

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 125-148

      Experimentally Observed Bifurcation Diagrams

  4. Imperfect Bifurcation of Symmetric Systems

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 149-150

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 151-198

      Group-Theoretic Bifurcation Theory

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 199-252

      Bifurcation Behavior of D n -Equivariant Systems

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 253-270

      Worst Imperfection (II)

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 271-286

      Random Imperfection (II)

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 287-322

      Description and Computation of Bifurcation Behaviors

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 323-364

      Efficient Transformation for Block-Diagonalization

  5. Modeling of Bifurcation Phenomena

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 365-366

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 367-394

      Bifurcation of Cylindrical Sand Specimens

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 395-450

      Echelon-Mode Formation

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 451-470

      Bifurcation of Steel Specimens

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 471-500

      Flower Patterns on Honeycomb Structures

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 501-517